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Brixton Pound Cafe exterior
October 12, 2016, No comments

Delores William went along to the Brixton Pound Cafe on Atlantic Road for a cup of coffee. How is that a story? Well the cafe is probably only one of […]

John (centre) with neighbours Manouchehr and Sonia bagging the grapes

Brixton-grown grapes in the market today

September 10, 2016, No comments

As summer begins to turn to autumn, thoughts turn to the harvest – and nowhere more than in the Angell Terrace communal garden, where its grapes hav ...


Ms Cupcake in vegan final

September 10, 2016, No comments

Ms Cupcake on Coldharbour Lane is in the running to be crowned the UK’s best vegan bakery by the Vegfest awards whose winners are decided by public ...

Donostia Social Club Platter

Brixton Reviews: Donostia Social Club

August 26, 2016, 1 Comment

By Christina Pickworth This week’s lovely heatwave coincided with a Tuesday night girls’ get-together, which of course was then screaming to be do ...

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    Brixton Reviews: Dirty Burger
    August 10, 2016, 7 Comments

    Brixton Blog’s food/arts correspondent Mark Muldoon provides words and pictures after a trip to Brixton’s latest burger offering. You might not be too surprised to hear that a new burger […]

  • Brixton cutters
    A Chain Reaction
    August 3, 2016, 4 Comments

    Has Brixton reached peak chain restaurant? By Mark Muldoon. You get used to a blistering pace of change, living in Brixton. Back in 2013 Foxtons all-but-announced Brixton had firmly arrived […]

  • Zoe's Ghana Kitchen Jollof Rice
    Brixton Reviews: Zoe’s Ghana Kitchen
    July 22, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton Reviews: Zoe’s Ghana Kitchen

    By Christina Pickworth A couple of weeks ago, before summer showed up (how lovely that it now FINALLY has), and with a cheeky opportunity for date night on the horizon, […]

  • Marhabtayn-Syrian-Supper-Club logo
    Two welcomes – to help Syrian refugees
    July 1, 2016, Comments Off on Two welcomes – to help Syrian refugees

    Friends Bashar, Sawsan, Fadi, Bela, Khairun, Eddie and Manar are hosting Marhabtayn – a Syrian Supper Club – at their home in Brixton to raise funds for refugees. Marhabtayn, a […]

  • Brixton Beach Boulevard
    Brixton Reviews: Brixton Beach Boulevard
    June 24, 2016, 3 Comments

      BB on BBB – Brixton Beach Boulevard reviewed by Mark Muldoon. It’s the sequel Brixton wasn’t exactly begging for: last Christmas here at Brixton Blog we were a little […]

  • Brixton Jamm
    Brixton Reviews: Brixton Jamm
    June 21, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton Reviews: Brixton Jamm

    Nothing leaves me craving a beer like a sweltering tube ride home from work, packed into a carriage like sardines with hundreds of similarly thirsty commuters. Imagine my relief then […]